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AAO and ISRS Sessions at APAO-AIOS 2013
Hyderabad conference venue

Are you attending APAO-AIOS 2013 in Hyderabad, India, 17 to 20 January? There are several ways to connect with the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) and the International Society of Refractive Surgery (ISRS), a partner of AAO.

Attend AAO Symposia

Spotlight on Cataract Surgery
Thursday, 17 January, 11:30 – 12:50, Hall 5, HICC

Moderators: Drs. Abhay R. Vasavada and Richard B. Packard


  • Small Pupil With Pseudoexfoliation, Dr. Boris Malyugin
  • Posterior Polar Cataract, Dr. Abhay R. Vasavada
  • IOL Fixation Without Capsular Support, Dr. Soon-Phaik Chee
  • Phaco in Trabeculectomized Eye, Dr. Prin Rojanapongpun
  • IFIS Syndrome, Dr. Richard B. Packard
  • Perioperative Intravitreal Injection as an Adjunct to Cataract Surgery, Dr. Alay S. Banker
  • Pearls for Pediatric Cataract Management, Dr. D. Ramamurthy
  • Considerations for Cataract Surgery – Post-LASIK, Dr. Michael C. Knorz

View the APAO-AIOS 2013 Program.

Problems in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
Thursday, 17 January, 14:30 – 15:50, Hall 9, HICC

Moderators: Drs. Marilyn T. Miller and Frank Martin


  • Controversies in Treatment of ROP, Dr. Paul Chan
  • Management of Ectopia Lentis in Children, Dr. Abhay R. Vasavada
  • Treatment of Ocular Hemangiomas, Dr. Lawrence Kaufman
  • Prevention of Vision Loss From Refractive Errors in Children in Rural Asia, Dr. Nathan Congdon
  • Surgical Options for Duane Syndrome, Dr. Ramesh Kekunnaya
  • The Use of Telemedicine in Pediatric Ophthalmology, Dr. Glen Gole
  • Newer Therapies for Treatment of Retinoblastoma, Dr. James Elder

View the APAO-AIOS 2013 Program.

Attend the ISRS and AAO Symposium

Presbyopia Correction and Laser-Refractive Lens Surgery
Thursday, 17 January, 16:00 – 17:20, Hall 9, HICC

Moderators: Drs. Amar Agarwal and Michael Knorz


  • Toric Multifocal IOLs or Bioptics?, Dr. Bonnie Henderson
  • Multifocal IOLs – How to Select the Ideal Patient?, Dr. George Beiko
  • Intralenticular Laser Treatment – When Will It Be Available Clinically?, Dr. Ronald Krueger
  • Multifocal IOLs Versus Monovision – Why Would I Choose One Over the Other?, Dr. Richard B. Packard
  • Corneal Inlays: Myths and Reality – A Look at the Literature, Dr. Michael Lawless
  • Multi-Focal Glued IOL, Dr. Amar Agarwal
  • PresbyLASIK/PRK – The Good and the Bad, Dr. Michael Knorz

View the APAO-AIOS 2013 Program.

Attend the APAO/AAO Young Ophthalmologists Joint Symposium

Secrets of Success: Research and Presentations Early in Your Career
Friday, 18 January, 14:30 – 15:50, Hall 7, HICC

Chairs: APAO: Drs. Nadeem Butt & Manish Nagpal; AAO: Drs. Sanjay Kedhar & R.V. Paul Chan


  • The How and Why of International Research Collaboration, Dr. Nadeem Butt, Pakistan
  • Tips for Writing a Successful Research Grant, Dr. Gemmy Cheung, Singapore
  • Getting Published: Avoiding Common Mistakes in Your Submission and Review, Dr. Yasuo Yanagi, Japan
  • How to Prepare for an Oral or Poster Presentation, Dr. Priyanka Sood, US
  • How to Create High-Quality Surgical Video, Dr. Manish Nagpal, India
  • Translating Research Into Commercial Products, Dr. Mark Rosenblatt, US

View the APAO-AIOS 2013 Program.

Visit the Academy Booth

Hall 4, 407C-408C

Note: You will be able to purchase products and pay membership dues with cash (USD) or by credit card.

We look forward to seeing you in Hyderabad!

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